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Scientists Discover Children’s Cells Living In Their Mothers’ Brains

Posted By Diane Pham On February 7, 2013 @ 4:30 pm In Inhabitots | No Comments

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Separated at birth? That’s what we believe happens when a mother finally delivers her child. But a new study shows that the mother-baby connection [1] may not end so soon. The study findings, published in PLOS ONE [2], reveal that male cells have been found in the brains of women, sometimes decades after a woman had given birth. So, are there any implications?

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[1] mother-baby connection: http://www.inhabitots.com/exmobaby-wireless-baby-clothing-monitors-vital-signs-behavior-and-emotions/

[2] PLOS ONE: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0045592

[3] READ MORE >: http://www.inhabitots.com/scientists-find-childrens-cells-living-in-mothers-brains-showing-mother-baby-bonds-may-extend-far-beyond-pregnancy/

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